Certified Playground Safety Inspector Australia Training Courses
Student Review and Testimonials
Joey Van LieropInfrastructure Maintenance - City of Greater Geraldton
"Well organised with plenty of useful information and takeaway material." Reason for recommendation: "In depth training, well organised and professionally delivered".
Gordon CollinsOpen Space Infrastructure Officer - Golden Plains Shire Council
"Great informative, engaging content, presented well".
AnonymousInfrastructure Maintenance (Council)
I would recommend this course to others in the industry - "you can learn so much".
AnonymousLandscape Supervisor (Company)
Great course with all relevant information. Very well presented.
AnonymousPlayground Inspector (Company)
The best aspect of the training was "the knowledge of the assessor"
Luke HornerPlaygrounds - Loxton Waikerie Council
Informative. In comparison to other course previously attended, rate of PSIA's training: "a lot more information in this course, other course is very basic." The trainer is very good at her job with lots of knowledge.
Peter LarkinTechnical Officer Horticulture (Council)
I would recommend this training course to anyone who works in the industry where playground maintenance, installation or construction is involved.
Jennifer WindowRisk/WHS Coordinator (Council)
"Yes" would recommend this training course to others in the industry.
Allie BurdleCommercial Manger - Funky Monkey Bars
I found the course to have precise training, clear instruction and to be very interesting. Although quite difficult at times, there was also a lot of support, a fun feel in the classroom, with no pressure. I learnt so much in 2 days and have continued to learn more because of this.I would definitely recommend this course to others. It has made me feel more confident in my working day with a better understanding of Playgrounds and what we can achieve.
Stuart DenchAssets Inspector - Camden Council
"Yes" would recommend this training course to others in the industry and "learn a lot".
Very informative, and vast knowledge given. Would strongly recommend this course to colleagues.
Daryl ThowCity of Kwinana
I found the course content very relevant to my job. It was also a good mix of in-class work and practical inspections. In comparison to another playground safety training course, "PSIA's course is more extensive".
Jessie McIlrathImagination Play
Fantastic! Loved the course and will be recommending my colleagues completing it.
Overall very good course.
Found the course overall very interesting, placing a new appreciation of playground requirements in the public domain. A great course to fine tune personnel's knowledge of this subject. May require some time for a novice.
The course was relevant and informative.
Given borad knowledge of playground safety requirements, Standards and importance of effective design, construction and maintenance. Not sufficient time to consider or comprehend.
Very good course overall.
Jake GilroyJohn Paul College
"Learning new things" was the best aspect of the course.
Tim Da RozaShoalhaven Council
Well presented with good information and delivery.
Highly relevant materials for industry professionals and those wanting to improve outcome for children.
Shane BoydCrew Leader - Hume City Council
Very informative and relatively stress free. The trainer is clearly spoken and informative.
Brian LinehanInspection Officer - Greater Shepparton City Council
"Very good training and delivery".
Nicholas CampbellPlayspace Maintenance Officer - Hume City Council
The training was excellent!! Very thorough. I have learnt a lot only having been in the industry for 10 months 10/10. Very competent trainer.
Fern MParks Contract Facilitor (Council)
Lynnel [trainer' is fantastic, her enthusiasm is contagious and makes the course interesting - she applies the theory to real-world examples which help with understanding.
Darren OPlayground Inspector (Council)
A lot to take in but explained well.
AnonymousInfrastructure Supervisor (Council)
Training was very in-depth, excellent, interesting, good knowledge of topics. Very informative and interesting and will open people's eyes up to what is involved!
AnonymousParks Team Leader (Council)
The best aspect of the training was the "on-site training, helps the class room work make sense, and the quick guide information sheet provided is very helpful long term"
Tim ShannonMaintenance Supervisor - Phase Three
Good course, great trainer. The pace was a bit much for me but generally good.
AnonymousDesigner - Climbing Tree
Intensive but very packed with useful information for all [inspector] levels. The best aspects of the training was "stories, real life experience and diagram illustrations in combination with real life explanation on site [playground]."
Christopher NorvillActing Supervisor (Council)
Lynnel is a very excellent trainer that knows the playground safety aspects and passes her knowledge on very well through the training course.
Peter GillLandscape Officer - Kiama Municipal Council
This is the third time doing the course and always enjoy it. I think Lynnel is a gifted teacher and really does well explaining the very complex playground standards. The Novotel Sydney is a very good venue esp. the food and coffee.
Presentation and trainer were very professional. The best aspect of the course was "it covered absolutely every aspect".
Michelle BNT Shade
Lynnel has extensive knowledge and experience which is delivered in an interesting and informative way.
The best aspect of the course was "ability to cover such depth of content in short time whilst still having open discussions for students to clarify".
Rebecca JGreater Shepperton Council
The information is very well presented by Lynnel.
Rob KeoghPerformance Sport and Play
I would recommend this course to anyone participating in the playground industry at any level. Highly relevant and informative.
Overall "(there is never enough time) I just needed to work faster". In comparison to another playground safety training course, PSIA's is "a lot better"
Attended the same course 3 yrs ago. Excellent course overall.
AnonymousLeading Hand - Anon Council
Lots of information, I would recommend this course
Emma BGoodstart Early Learning
Lynnel was brilliant - a fount of knowledge, friendly and happy to assist. In comparison to other playground safety courses PSIA's was "better".
John SegaPlayground Officer - Maribyrnong City Council
Excellent course. Training manual is really well put together.
Jason ClearyArarat Rural City Council
The progression of the training was good, theory followed by visual and then hands on. I would recommend the course and beneficial as playgrounds are a part of my daily work.
Geoff SmithTownship Maintenance Leader - Cardinia Shire Council
Relevant and enjoyable. Good range of examples referenced to what was important.
AnonymousParks Technical Officer (Council)
Lynnel [trainer] is very knowledgeable and has real passion for the playground industry. The training is quite involved, a lot more than I thought.
AnonymousTech Officer (Council)
Information overload but excellent for the training required, provided all aspects of requirements and passionate about the topic. Excellent course.
Greg SmithAsset Officer - Cowra Council
The course is up to date and the trainer is knowledgeable in the field. I have changed how I view playgrounds after attending the course.
Robyn BenbowNT Department of Education
Overall I enjoyed the course and wanted to engage with the content - stimulated. Better than other courses, engaging. Other presenters give the impression that it's just a job. Lynnel presented as though to educate and inform.
Lee Goulding3rd Angle Engineering
"Very good" course overall.
All content was interesting, learnt lots. Great course, thank you!
Jane ECentral Goldfields Shire Council
So far I have learnt a great deal and have felt personally challenged by the pace of the course.
Informative, knowledge of trainer was great. In comparison to other playground safety training courses PSIA's was "really good".
Very relevant to work area and recommend others to undertake the course to improve skill set and provide better service delivery.
DODistrict Council of Loxton Waikerie
Good course overall. In comparison to other playground safety courses PSIA's course is "very good"
JacobCity of Prospect
Knowledge learnt from this course is very helpful for keeping our playgrounds safe. Previously attended PlayRights course and in comparison "same person was running it so very good".
WarrenLeafwood Rock Landscapes
Detailed, well presented and professional.
Great course, very knowledgeable trainer.
JCJSC Maintenance Services
Very good course, highly recommend.
Mark BRockingham Catholic Education
Very handy to know Australian Standards about playgrounds.